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Week of September 6, 1982

Photographs including but not limited to Myrtle Philip School gym class; Whistler Village; canoeing; Dave Murray's team in the Great Snow Earth Water Race; windsurfing Alta Lake; car accident in the river; water aerials; baseball; The Noteables band playing; bear; swimming; kayaking; Fall Festival
Appears in September 9, 1982 issue:
02-259-70. Pg. 1. Caption: He flies through the air with the greatest of ease ... Oh the joys of being airborne .. especially when you've just hurtled down the aerial ramp at Lost Lake. But oh, the chill it all once you hit that water. Eleven competitors took part in this year's aerial acrobatic competition. For their story, turn to page 14.
02-259-124. Pg. 2. Caption: Bears have been a problem for businesses located in Whistler's Industrial Park. Provincial wildlife traps are catching more than the normal number of ornery critters.
02-259-28. Pg. 6. Caption: [left] Karin Strom-Gundersen, Vancouver.
02-259-34. Pg. 6. Caption: [middle] Carolyn Henshaw, Delta, B.C.
02-259-31. Pg. 6. Caption: [right] Axel Andkide, Essex, Ontario.
02-259-13. Pg. 7. Caption: [bottom left] Cris Simpson and Duncan Maxwell sharpen their pencils for the first lesson of the term at Myrtle Philip Elementary School September 7.
02-259-16. Pg. 7. Caption: [bottom right] Busy little bees and industrious beavers welcome students to Miss Christopher's classroom.
02-259-91. Pg. 8. Caption: This compact Renault driven by Mike Li of Vancouver left the road just south of the Wedge Creek turnoff and ended up in Green River. The accident, which resulted in minor injuries to 27-year-old Li and his female passenger, occurred at 5 p.m. September 6.
02-259-171. Pg. 12. Caption: [top] It was a tough weekend of close plays, but when all the dust settled in this weekend's slow pitch tourney Tapley's were the winners.
02-259-140. Pg. 12. Caption: [middle] In second place -- Burnt Stew Beavers, followed by Araxi's Triple A's, Yacht Club, Municipality, Delta Mountain Inn, Season and Blackcomb Lodge.
02-259-175. Pg. 13. Caption: [top] The Great Waters Race: It could get bigger but not better
02-259-39. Pg. 13. Caption: [middle left] Great Waters Race
02-259-18. Pg. 13. Caption: [middle centre] Great Waters Race
02-259-163. Pg. 13. Caption: [middle right] Great Waters Race
02-259-24. Pg. 13. Caption: [bottom left] Great Waters Race
02-259-60. Pg. 13. Caption: [bottom right] Great Waters Race
02-259-51. Pg. 14. Caption: It was no easy task, but for the second year in a row Stoney's team walked away with first-place honours in the Great Waters Race. (L to R) Dave Murray, Jinny Ladner, Ken Hardy, Lisa Nicholson and Brian Allen.

Week of June 6, 1983

Photographs including but not limited to bridge; climbing a fence; horses; portraits; construction; baseball; buffet dinner; Whistler Country Guides canoes at the lake; logging trucks; landscapes; wildlife; band playing; buses; orchestra playing outdoors in Whistler Village; logging; river; trumpet player; barbecue; Vancouver Whitecaps autographs at Myrtle Philip School Sports Banquet
02-348-35. Pg. 1. Caption: Weigh, hey, up she rises ... Cranes hoist the 18-ton concrete spans into place over 19 Mile Creek June 1 in preparation for the new bridge. December '81 floods washed out the old wooden bridge, severing Valley Drive in Alpine Meadows.
02-348-20. Pg. 2. Caption: Golf course, co-ordinator Bob Wick ... ready to heave a sigh of relief.
02-348-99. Pg. 3. Caption: [top] A semi-permanent abode (center) graces the shores of Green Lake in a makeshift campground on private property. Bottles, remnants of campfires and dirty pans litter the ground in this otherwise beautiful setting.
02-348-4. Pg. 3. Caption: [bottom] The no-name bridge over the River of Golden Dreams near Tapley Place is now suffering from a new problem. Spring run-off set one end of the bridge askew, and according to Municipal Engineer Doug Wylie, it may well stay that way for several months. Due to problems in ascertaining the legal right-of-ways to the bridge, not to mention the party responsible for the bridge, the municipality will have its hands tied up in paperwork for some time before it can set things right.
02-348-55. Pg. 5. Caption: Mike Sweeney (seated) of Vancouver's Whitecaps soccer team signs a few autographs at Myrtle Philip School sports banquet Thursday, June 2.
02-348-84. Pg. 6. Caption: [left] Ray Wiens, Minister, Alpine Meadows.
02-348-23. Pg. 6. Caption: [middle] Mike Thaxter, Construction Worker, Alpine Meadows.
02-348-28. Pg. 6. Caption: [right] Reg Walser, Unemployed, Alpine Meadows.
02-348-107. Pg. 6. Caption: [bottom] Pause a while in Whistler Village the next sunny day and you'll hear this group of young musicians perform a wide variety of selections. (L-R) Jennifer Porter, Cal McConnell, Connie Carver, Dan Cushing, and Frank Mallany are a part of a federal government student employment program run by the WRA. In addition to displaying their musical talents these young people will be offering village tours, working at the new information booth and helping at special events.
02-348-40. Pg. 7. Caption: The beer league's Dregs got a lift June 1 when Patti Ritchie made it home, despite the valiant efforts of the Longhorn's All-night All-stars' back catcher. Final score? A 27-27 tie.
02-348-128. Pg. 9. Caption: Chips fly where they may as Jud Forster (left) and Stan Hammond prepare red cedar logs for a carport in Whistler Cay Heights being built by Hammond and Davies Log Builders.
02-348-115. Pg. 11. Caption: Ray Lyman, band director of Seaton Secondary School from Vernon, was pleased to present Whistler's Molly Boyd with a band booster award for the services she rendered in bringing the group to Whistler. Band members and audiences alike braved cold winds to share a top-rated concert of big band sounds.

Week of September 5, 1979

Photographs including but not limited to lake; town planning; posing in hat; Blackcomb Estates; Skyline Sports
02-082-61. Pg. 1. Caption: [top left] Germaine Degenhardt residence
02-082-58, 63. Pg. 3. Caption: [top] Haus Heidi (above) and the Sather's garden, two of the honourable mentions in the Garden contest.
02-082-56. Pg. 8. Caption: The hydrant stands alone! -- The clearing adjacent to the school where the new access road will run.
02-082-19. Pg. 10. Caption: Skyline;s new 6,000-sq. ft. store at 38th & the Boulevard [Vancouver].
02-082-51. Pg 14. Caption: Joanne stands behind the counter of the new Spud Valley Sporting Goods Store.
02-082-37.Pg. [16]. Caption: [left] Ester Wunderly models the latest fashions.
02-082-43. Pg. [16]. Caption: [right] while Dave Murray, sawing through a ski, is helped by Casey Niewerth at the Skyline Sports' opening.

Week of September 11, 1980

Photographs including but not limited to Union Talks 1980; construction; wedding; town planning; landscapes
02-093-20. Pg.1. Caption: Crowd begins to mass for Town Centre rally organized by the Whistler Contractors Association. Over 300 people took part in the September 4 rally and march through Town Centre.
02-093-29. Pg. 1. Caption: Crowd marches past the still uncompleted Resort Centre.
02-093-75. Pg. 3. Caption: (none) RV park waits for ministerial approval (story title)
02-093-64. Pg. 5,. Caption: Recently created public access to Alta Lake in the Alta Vista subdivision. This area is unknown to many Whistler visitors and residents.
02-093-74. Pg. 6. Caption: Bob Wick points out golf course feature to a group of appreciative horticulture students from Langley. Students toured the course on September 5.
02-093-59. Pg. 7. Caption: Not a skateboard ramp but the Olive Chair`s newly-paved loading and discharge platform at the Gondola Station.
02-093-77. Pg. 8. Caption: NO PARKING! Itinerant pickup decides to use the new Olive chair ramp as a parking spot.
02-093-1. Pg. 9. Caption: Alex Marshall addresses the students at the opening assembly.
02-093-8. Pg. 9. Caption: Aileen Shaw -- new teacher for the Myrtle Philip Elementary School.
02-093-51. Pg. 11. Caption: Graeme O'Neill and Deanna Chan married in West Vancouver.
02-093-12. Pg. 11. Caption: David O'Keefe, Director of Skiing Services for G.B.L.
02-093-6. Pg. (16). Caption: Elementary students listen to the proceedings at the first school assembly at the Myrtle Philip School on Tuesday September 4.
02-093-22. [The furthest man to the left is Earl Carrol, the man in a white T-shirt in the centre is Anton Horvath, the two men above and to the right of the 'Our community is not a common site' sign are Bob Currie and Bill Currie, their parents are to their left (Kim + ? Currie), Larry "Leather" Strangland is behind Bob and Bill, the man to their right is Ralph Kennedy, and to his right is Bryan Faerge]
02-093-032. [From left to right: Rich Crofton, Cam McNab, and Doug O'Mara.
02-093-058. [Hugh Hall]

Prints 10-12

Captions on verso:
WA_2016_002_01_03_004_02: "Paula Shackleton sunset sail always a Rainbow at Rainbow Park - Founder & Program Director Whistler Kids Windsurfing"
WA_2016_002_01_03_004_03: "Paula Shackleton"

Prints 16-18

Photographs of instructors teaching children how to windsurf on Alta Lake.

Captions of verso:
WA_2016_002_01_03_006_01: "Instructor teaches from a MISTRAL ONEDESIGN windsurfer and a 7.0 metre sail. Students sail behind one at a time 1st with a tether attached between instructor [?] and student [?] (to allow freedom for student to self power or be towed)"
WA_2016_002_01_03_006_02: "Learning balance is the first step & how to uphaul the sail & get into 'sailing position'"
WA_2016_002_01_03_006_03: "This is the 'neutral position' each foot on centre line of board and astride the sail with sail pointing downwind so no power in the sail."

Prints 27-28

Photographs of children learning to windsurf with Whistler Kids Windsurfing summer camps on Alta Lake with mountains in the background.

Captions on verso:
WA_2016_002_01_03_011_01: "These are BIC windsurfers W[histler] K[ids] W[indsurfing] had 14 complete rigs in varying size for different ages & strengths - MINI BIC with 1.3 m - 1.7m sales [sic - should be 'sails'] 3 metre - 4 metre - 4.5 and 5 metre"
WA_2016_002_01_03_011_02: "This little chap is in sailing position : lead toe beside the mast foot - Back foot over the dag[g]erboard"

Prints 43-44

Photographs of children learning to windsurf with Whistler Kids Windsurfing at Lakeside Park on Alta Lake.

Captions on verso:
WA_2016_002_01_03_019: When there was no wind, we had a list of games and skills to learn. Paddling on the board builds arm strength & is part of the self-rescue position -paddling races -balancing games -practice on our simulator - a wooden platform w[ith] sail that spins/ turns"

Prints 49-50

Photographs of someone windsurfing on Alta Lake and a windsurf board.

Captions on verso:
WA_2016_002_01_03_022_01: ""As you can see balancing on choppy water gets easier when you have more wind and sailing with a bit of power"
WA_2016_002_01_03_022_02: "Some equipment arrives with damages - W[histler] K[ids] W[indsurfing] had a dealership agreement with BIC and some Whistler families bought equipment through us after learning to sail"

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